Annahita Nezami

VROE • Founder

Annahita is the founder of VROE and a chartered psychologist providing consultation, training, and therapy. She is a systems thinker, an international speaker, and a researcher who advocates for positive social change. Her areas of interest include space health and the Overview Effect, neuroscience, stress, trauma, performance, and altered states of consciousness. Annahita served as an advisor to multiple organizations and was elected as a fellow of the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures, and Commerce (RSA). She has been a guest lecturer at various establishments such as Deakin University, Central St Martin’s, and University College London (UCL), invited to talk about mental health and the Overview Effect on BBC Radio 4 and TEDx. Annahita is passionate about studying the salutogenic benefits of profound and extraordinary experiences, particularly in extended reality setups, and has published papers and articles with Springer and other media outlets.


International Astronautical Congress 2022

18-22 September 2022

Paris, France